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New Rapid-Acting Insulin Approved

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new ultra-rapid-acting insulin.
First COVID-19 Test of Its Kind Approved
The first COVID-19 diagnostic test that uses next-generation sequence technology has gotten the green light from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Impurities Found in Diabetes Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting the public about the voluntary recall of certain extended-release metformin products.
COVID-19 Plasma Donations Could Save Lives
Those who have recovered from COVID-19 may be able to save lives.
Play On: Video Game to Improve ADHD Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the marketing of the first game-based digital therapeutic device to treat ADHD.
Approved: First Drug to Image Alzheimer’s Marker
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first drug to help image tau pathology, a common marker in Alzheimer’s disease.
Fall Prevention Awareness
One in four adults older than 65 falls every year. Follow these tips to prevent falls and serious injuries.
Swimming This Summer?
Don't let injuries and illnesses ruin the fun of swimming this summer.
COVID-19 Update: 6/15/20
The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in the United States.
Summer Poison Prevention Tips
When the summertime heat is on, it's time to get outside, enjoy time with family and have fun. To keep your family safe this summer, check out these summer poison prevention tips.